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Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2019 hosted by Kevin McCloud

Find top experts, specialist exhibitors and a wealth of inspiration for your self-build or renovation project all under one roof.
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Self Build Homes

Find a plot for sale: The best...

We've listed the best ways to find plots of land for sale, from land listing websites to tapping into local knowledge. Image: Edmund Sumner Are...
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Home Improvements

Renovating a fireplace: a quick...

Whether you’re renovating in the coldest depths of winter or during the blazing sun of summer, you’ll be after the latest advice, regulations, and...
 
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Self Build Homes

How to find a plot: the complete...

Ensure you source the best site for your self build with our no-nonsense, in depth  guide to finding a plot for your self build...
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Self Build Homes

7 top tips to building your dream...

From building your own house on time to sticking to your budget, we reveal our top tips to ensure self build success. Image: Fiona Walker...
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Grand Designs TV Houses

Grand Designs The Street episode 6...

Grand Designs: The Street episode 6 features Pauline and Godfrey Brandt downsizing to a single storey prefabricated modular house, with a few...
 
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Grand Designs TV Houses

Grand Designs: The Street TV...

Take a look at the incredible self builds featured on Grand Designs: The Street so far Image: Channel 4 Publicity An epic 5 years in the...
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Competitions

WIN a stunning wall mural worth...

Beautiful customised wallpaper & wall murals Image: Wallpaper Ink Looking for a quick and stylish way to update your home? Why not consider a wall...